| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The South Dakota Veterinary Medical Association held its 122nd Annual Meeting at the Ramkota Convention Center in Sioux Falls August 11-14. The meeting included continuing education opportunities for over 200 veterinarians and veterinary technicians,...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:43 PM
When Typhoid Mary died in 1938, in medical exile on a tiny New York island, she took untold numbers of Salmonella typhi to her grave. No one knew how the bacteria managed to thrive and not kill her.
A team of microbiologists from Stanford University and...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 12:35 PM
There are few places Wayne Winebrenner could go where he didn’t run into people he knew.
Whether close to home or on the road to places such as Myrtle Beach, S.C., or at an Orioles game in Baltimore, his family said he always was bumping into...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Dr. Richard Harold Morrow Jr., a physician and Johns Hopkins public health official and who had worked in Ghana and Uganda, died of pancreatic cancer Aug. 17 at his home in the Bare Hills section of Baltimore County. He was 81.
| Jul 21, 2013
| 3:30 PM
>> 50 Years Ago — EL CENTRO – Carlos Borja Jr., deputy attorney general for California, in an exclusive interview, yesterday accused Imperial County officials in general and County Clerk Harry Free of violating the civil rights of Mexicans and...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Had someone asked me before a performance of Pergolesi's "Stabat Mater" at the Hollywood Bowl on Thursday night what I thought about Scott Simon's live tweeting his mother's death, I would have answered that I am not among the multitude of moved...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:28 PM
About 60 people from Parkville High School may have been exposed to tuberculosis toward the end of the school year, the Baltimore County Health Department said Friday, after an unidentified person — described only as a "young lady" — was...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Famed historian David McCullough says that from the nation's earliest days, people often felt strongly (and wrongly, it usually turned out) that America was in decline.
Today, the pessimists may be right. For the first time, as McCullough himself...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The current discussion in cattle circles about bovine tuberculosis certainly brings up mixed emotions. Producers always are concerned when situations are discovered that impact individual herds of cattle.
Perhaps a discussion in broader terms would...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 12:36 PM
June 30, 1999: Three Maryland players go early in the NBA draft. The Vancouver Grizzlies select Steve Francis, the Terps' star guard, with the second overall pick, and center Obinna Ekezie in the second round. Francis becomes a three-time All-Star over...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:48 AM
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Nelson Mandela remained in critical condition in a Pretoria hospital Wednesday, as elders from his AbaThembu clan traveled from the Eastern Cape to see him.
With hopes for Mandela's recovery fading, the Anglican...